in Ostān-e Kermānshāh, Iran
- Bisotun (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 34.504 and 47.965 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 34° 30' 15" and E 47° 57' 55"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rial - IRR
- Spoken languages:
- Persian, Kurdish
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 06:04 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Tehran
- UTC/GMT offset: 3.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:11 am and 5:07 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 4,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Iran.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Iran. Last Update: 2023-12-07 08:19:30
Kangāvar in Ostān-e Kermānshāh with it's 53,414 inhabitants is a city in Iran about 212 mi (or 341 km) south-west of Tehran, the country's capital.
Local time in Kangāvar is now 06:04 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Tehran with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. We know of 6 airports in the vicinity of Kangāvar. The closest airport in Iran is Hamadan Airport in a distance of 42 mi (or 67 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Bisotun in a distance of 31 mi (or 50 km), West.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sahneh, Asadabad, Nurabad, Harsin and Sonqor. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 9°C / 49 °F
|Morning Temperature||6°C / 42 °F|
|Evening Temperature||10°C / 49 °F|
|Night Temperature||7°C / 45 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1021 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 82% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Friday, 8th of December 2023
12°C (53 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Saturday, 9th of December 2023
14°C (58 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 10th of December 2023
12°C (54 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Temple of Anahita at Kangavar
The Anahita Temple is the name of one of two archaeological sites in Iran popularly thought to have been attributed to the ancient deity Anahita. The larger and more widely known of the two is located at Kangāvar in Kermanshah Province. The other is located at Bishapur. The remains at Kangavar reveal an edifice that is Hellenistic in character, and yet display Persian architectural designs.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kangāvar.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: